Posttransplantation Therapeutic Rapamycin Concentration Protects Nitric Oxide-Related Vascular Endothelial Function: Comparative Effects in Rat Thoracic Aorta and Coronary Endothelial Cell Culture

PARLAR A., CAN C. , EROL A. , Ülker S.

TRANSPLANTATION PROCEEDINGS, cilt.42, ss.1923-1930, 2010 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier


Objective. To investigate the potential effects of therapeutic dosages of the immunosuppression agent rapamycin on endothelial function with regard to nitric oxide (NO) synthesis in rat thoracic aorta in vivo and rat coronary endothelial cells in vitro.